11th Round of auctions of ANP

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  • Posted on June 6, 2013

    The 11th Round of auctions of ANP, took place on the 14th of May, in Rio de Janeiro, reaching the highest revenue up until now.  View more information about the auction which defined the winners of the 142 oil blocks below.

    Areas on Offer: 289 blocks, in 23 sectors, distributed in 11 sedimentary basins.

    Basins: Barreirinhas, Ceará, Espírito Santo, Foz do Amazonas, Pará-Maranhão, Parnaíba, Pernambuco-Paraíba, Potiguar, Recôncavo, Sergipe-Alagoas and Tucano Sul.

    Empresas ofertantes: 71 (from 18 countries and 3 continents)

    Largest signing bonus: R$ 345.950.100,00 amount offered per block FZA-M-57, Basin of Foz de Amazonas, by Total E&P Brasil.

    Result: 30 winning companies (from 12 countries and 3 continents), R$2,8 billion signing bonus


    Brazilian winning companies:

    • 12 companies – Petrobras, OGX, Cowan Petroleo e Gás S.A., Queiroz Galvão, Novapetroleo, G3, Petra Energia, Imetame, UTC Engenharia, Brasoil, Sabre*, Ouro Preto Óleo e Gás*.
    • 120 blocks aquired
    • Total amount paid: R$1,18 Billion

    U.S. winning companies:

    • 6 companies – Irati Energia, Gran Tierra, Exxon, Chevron, Pacific Rubiales Energy*, NIko Resources LTD*
    • 13 blocks acquired
    • Total amount paid: R$118 million

    European companies participating:

    • 8 companies: BG, BP, Statoil, Total, Cepsa, Galp Energia, Chariot Oil & Gas*, PremierOil*
    • 52 blocks acquired
    • Total amount paid: R$1,36 billion

    Winning companies located in other regions of Brazil:

    • 4 companies – Ecopetrol, Alvopetro, Bhpbilliton, Geopark*
    • 15 blocks acquired
    • Total amount paid: R$86 million

    *New participants